intervenient

[ in-ter-veen-yuh nt ]
/ ˌɪn tərˈvin yənt /

adjective

intervening, as in place, time, order, or action.
incidental; extraneous.

noun

a person who intervenes.

Nearby words

  1. interval training,
  2. intervale,
  3. intervalometer,
  4. intervarsity,
  5. intervene,
  6. intervening,
  7. intervening sequence,
  8. intervening variable,
  9. intervenor,
  10. intervenous tubercle

Origin of intervenient

1595–1605; < Latin intervenient- (stem of interveniēns) coming between, present participle of intervenīre. See intervene, -ent

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